Top 22 Legal Fiction (5.00 to 3.90 stars) 6/13/05

A Listmania! list by Amazon Customer "msb76" (Virginia)
 
The Firm
1.  The Firm by John Grisham
The list author says:
  "A young man joins a law firm right out of law school.  Unfortunately, the firm is owned by the mafia. (later a movie; 5.00 out of 5.00)"
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (729 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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The Runaway Jury
2.  The Runaway Jury by John Grisham
The list author says:
  "A man and woman team try to make some money off of controlling a jury. (later a movie) (4.70)"
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (583 customer reviews)

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Secret Sanction
3.  Secret Sanction by Brian Haig
The list author says:
  "1st in the Major Sean Drummond series.  A JAG Officer investigates a massacre in Bosnia.  (4.50)"
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (141 customer reviews)

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Mortal Allies
4.  Mortal Allies by Brian Haig
The list author says:
  "2nd the Major Sean Drummond series. Drummond is sent to South Korea to act as the lawyer for a gay officer accused of the murder of the son of a S.Korea war hero. (4.50)"
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (120 customer reviews)

A Time to Kill
5.  A Time to Kill by John Grisham
The list author says:
  ""Tale of a young lawyer defending a black Vietnam war hero who kills the white druggies who raped his child." (4.50)"
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,049 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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The D.A. calls it murder,
6.  The D.A. calls it murder, by Erle Stanley Gardner
The list author says:
  "D.A. Douglas Selby is Gardner's prosecution side of the bench version of Perry Mason. (4.50)"
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

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Private Sector
7.  Private Sector by Brian Haig
The list author says:
  "4th Major Sean Drummond book.  Drummond is "loaned out to a private law firm."  While there, he investigates a serial killer that kills young professional women. (4.46)"
$7.02   Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (105 customer reviews)

The Kingmaker
8.  The Kingmaker by Brian Haig
The list author says:
  "3rd Major Sean Drummond book. Drummond defends a General officer accussed of adultery, murder and treason.  (4.44)"
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (122 customer reviews)

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Bootlegger's Daughter (Deborah Knott Mysteries, No. 1)
9.  Bootlegger's Daughter (Deborah Knott Mysteries, No. 1) by Margaret Maron
The list author says:
  "1st in the Deborah Knott series. Female lawyer runs for Judge postion while helping to investigate 18 year old murder. (4.40)"
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (118 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The President's Assassin
10.  The President's Assassin by Brian Haig
The list author says:
  "5th Major Sean Drummond book. Drummond is loaned out to a special CIA task force. He represents the CIA in a joint task force to track down a terrorist group targeting USA government officials. (4.38)"
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (162 customer reviews)

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Burden of Proof (JAG in Space, Book 2)
11.  Burden of Proof (JAG in Space, Book 2) by Jack Campbell
The list author says:
  "2nd Paul Sinclair book. Sinclair continues his duties aboard the US spaceship. One of his duties being the on-board legal officer (though not a JAG officer) (4.29)"
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (28 customer reviews)

A Just Determination (JAG in Space, Book 1)
12.  A Just Determination (JAG in Space, Book 1) by Jack Campbell
The list author says:
  "1st Paul Sinclair book.  Ensign Sinclair begins his first tour on a US spaceship.  One of his many assignments involves being the legal officer on board the USS Michaelson.  (4.27)"
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (38 customer reviews)

Dead in the Water
13.  Dead in the Water by Stuart Woods
The list author says:
  "3rd Stone Barrington book.  While on vacation in the Carribean, Stone learns that a woman has been arrested for the death of her very rich husband.  Stone helps defends her. (4.00)"
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (241 customer reviews)

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Santa Fe Rules (Ed Eagle)
14.  Santa Fe Rules (Ed Eagle) by Stuart Woods
The list author says:
  "A hollywood movie producer is arrested for the murder of his wife, best friend and a third man found in his bed. (4.00)"
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (94 customer reviews)

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L.A. Times
15.  L.A. Times by Stuart Woods
The list author says:
  "A mobster becomes a movie producer.  (4.00)"
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (56 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Off the Record
16.  Off the Record by James Pickles
The list author says:
  "A book by a retired U.K. judge about a U.K. judge. (4.00)"
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Maximum Bob
17.  Maximum Bob by Elmore Leonard
The list author says:
  "Probation officer Kathy Baker tries to keep a Florida judge known as "Maximum Bob" alive.  (later a mini-series) (4.00)"
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3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (49 customer reviews)

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The Pelican Brief
18.  The Pelican Brief by John Grisham
The list author says:
  "A young law student knows something about the murder of two Supreme Court justices.  And now she is on the run.  (later a movie) (4.00)"
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (420 customer reviews)

The Testament
19.  The Testament by John Grisham
The list author says:
  "A rich man dies and leaves his vast fortune to a woman in the amazon.  A lawyer must go there and try to find her."
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The Case of the Stuttering Bishop (Perry Mason Mysteries (Fawcett Books))
20.  The Case of the Stuttering Bishop (Perry Mason Mysteries (Fawcett Books)) by Erle Stanley Gardner
The list author says:
  "1936 Perry Mason.  A bishop presents Mason with a story of an adopted girl (mother gave up the girl for adoption, then grandfather died) and an imposter, both trying to get a share of an estate. 4.00"
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The Case of the Dangerous Dowager
21.  The Case of the Dangerous Dowager by Erle Stanley Gardner
The list author says:
  "1937 Perry Mason.  Miss Benson wants Mason to help buy back some IOU's.  The IOU holder ends up dead.  (4.00)"
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (15 customer reviews)

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The Case of the Sun Bather's Diary
22.  The Case of the Sun Bather's Diary by Erle Stanley Gardner
The list author says:
  "1955 Perry Mason.  A woman wants Mason's help after all her belongings are stolen, including a precious diary and her clothes.  She blames the police who are looking for 1/2 million dollars (3.90)"
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (15 customer reviews)

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